The Daily Northwestern

Evanston to take part in day of service

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

September 24, 2014

Filed under City, Local

Evanston is making its own contribution to a national community service day by hosting a volunteering event next month. The United Way Evanston Day of Caring, which will be held Oct. 25, is sponsored by the city, Northwestern,...

Evanston partners with public library to launch program assisting startups

Huzaifa Patel, Reporter

February 26, 2014

Filed under Business, City

Evanston and the Evanston Public Library will launch a free program Tuesday aimed to help people take the next step in developing their startup businesses. The program, NextChapter, is meant to assist Evanston’s freelance, "solo...

ASG’s Sustainability Committee offers free option to go green for off-campus students

Jillian Sandler, Campus Editor

January 9, 2013

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology, Student Government

Associated Student Government’s Sustainability Committee is offering free compact fluorescent light bulbs and water-efficient showerheads to all students living off campus. The committee launched a Facebook event this week ...

EvanstARTs to close survey on local arts experience

Jia You, Reporter

November 8, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

EvanstARTs, a joint community initiative to develop the arts in Evanston, will close its online survey on local arts experiences at midnight Monday. The project is the first collaboration between the City of Evanston, the Evanston...

Evanston’s 311 service adds new features

Flora Sun, Reporter

October 4, 2012

Filed under City, Local

Evanston announced Tuesday that several new tools and features were added to its 311 system, a call center and online support center for residents. “With the penetration of the Internet and smartphone, the hotline alone is no...